Choose Which Applications Run in the Background in Windows 10

Edited by Lukward Thomason, VisiHow, Eng

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    The first thing that we need to do is click the lower-left corner of the screen to open the start menu
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    Then, we click "Settings"
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    Now, we need to scroll down
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    We click "Privacy"
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    We need to scroll down the left side of the window
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    We click "Background apps"
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    We wait for the list to finish being loaded.
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    On the right side of the window, we can turn the applications off or on
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    For example, Alarms & Clock is set to "On" in this video.
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    We scroll down
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    We will see the whole list of applications that can run in the background. For example, People is turned off.
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    If we want and application to be enabled, we simply click its "Off" toggle
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    We wait for the operation to finish. The toggle will be set to "On".
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    We allow background operation for the applications according to our preference, and then we can close the window
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Categories : Windows

Recent edits by: VisiHow, Lukward Thomason

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